Disability in Cambodia

Curated news and resources on inclusion and rights

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This page has curated news from Cambodia. There are a total of 8 links.

Contents

Data and Research

Exploring demographic and health survey data (2023, Disability Data Initiative)

Employment, Business and Work

The Government sets quota of 2% for the recruitment of persons with disabilities. (2023, Khmer Times)

International Cooperation

Something is better than nothing “The first thing I noticed about these wheelchairs was that they were adult sized. But, in communication with the founder, she was insistent that the recipients of these wheelchairs had to be children, since the volunteers found working with children more gratifying.” (2023, Redundant Charities)

New horizons for Light for the World Cambodia. “Our Light for the World Cambodia office has taken the exciting step of becoming a Cambodian non-profit.” (2022, LFTW)

Lived Experience and Opinion

Sokhak's story “Sokhak, 31, is a young leader working with ADD International, Cambodia. She comes from Kampot province, and has a degree in accountancy. She has worked in the disability rights sector for several years.” (2023, ADD)

Policy and Rights

Situation Analysis of the rights of persons with disabilities. (2022, UNPRPD)

Politics and Elections

High-ranking ministerial post for disabled man Cambodia has appointed a visually impaired man as an undersecretary of state of the Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation. (2023, Khmer Times)

Water and Sanitation (WASH)

A qualitative cross-sectional study exploring the implementation of disability-inclusive WASH policy commitments in Svay Reing and Kampong Chhnang Provinces. (2022, Frontiers)